Shingley Beach Resort
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- Adjoining Rooms
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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... we did meet, Jane and I had decided where we wanted to eat. There was a curry house next door and it had been about 10 weeks since our last. WE LOVED IT, even having a mixed sizzler equivalent for starter, what a treat! It was great to spend a little more time getting to know the guys. We had to make a quick exit to ensure we didn't miss our night bus. And the heavens had just opened. Our backpack covers got their first ...
... goodbyes to our fellow passengers and set off back to the hotel. Once we were in our rooms the first thing on the agenda was a very very long shower, then we crashed out on our queen sized bed, such luxury!
Over dinner we all agreed that we had a really great time but we missed our everyday luxuries, like proper toilets, showers, comfy chairs and proper beds and that we probably wouldn't have made very good sailors in ...
... alongside Whitehaven beach and taxied right up to the beach. Lee our pilot got out and stripped off his pants into his swimmers to help us out of the plane. With only 9 of us on the plane and landing away from the backpacker boats it was amazing. Two minutes later we were drinking champagne and enjoying the pristine waters. It felt like something out of a bond film, apart from the pasty white skin and the sunburn to come (we even had Russians on the flight). We were bought back ...
... the second days diving images were much better as I had a clearer idea of how to use it! Whilst we dived the rest went for a snorkel in the bay. In my opinion you can see just as much from snorkelling, but there is a feeling about diving, that you want to do more, your more free, it more effortless, and you get a truer feeling of this great spectacle, it becomes more alive. We snorkelled for a bit after the dive, then headed back to the boat to heat up, and as ...
... we went back to the beach with a bucket of ice for our ice bucket challenges, after finding a spot to balance our tablet we set about filming our videos. I'm not sure if it was worse doing it here as the water was very cold, but at least we could dry off in the sun! That evening we just went for some drinks, cocktails etc in bars around Airlie Beach. ...